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[Yachiyo Yoshida receives Bank of America Achievement award, Los Angeles, California, May 12, 1955]

Miyatake, Toyo
Rafu Shimpo [ bio ]
Toyo Miyatake Studio [ bio ]

[Yachiyo Yoshida receives Bank of America Achievement award, Los Angeles, California, May 12, 1955]
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California, May 10, 1955

(96.267.495)

Photograph by Toyo Miyatake Studio, Gift of the Alan Miyatake Family

Description

1 negative : b&w; ; 4 x 5 in.

Published in Rafu Shimpo, May 13, 1955.

Yachiyo Yoshida of Polytechnic High School receives $100 for excellence in fine art in the annual Bank of America Achievement Award program from Jesse W. Tapp, vice chairman of Bank of America board of directors, at the administration office auditorium, Los Angeles, California, May 12, 1955. Dr. G. Millage Montgomery, Associate superintendent of the Los Angeles Board of education stands between them. Tall Caucasian man, right, hands an envelope to a smiling young woman, left, as an older Caucasian man, center, looks on. Both men wear suits and eyeglasses. Girl wears a suit with stripe trim over white blouse, and white gloves. She holds a book in her proper left hand, "Achievement."

Inscription
Typed on original negative envelope: Bank of America Award.

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